An elderly man was shot dead and his
wounded as they left a bank in Alberton on Friday, paramedics said.
The man, who was in his 70s, and his 27-year-old granddaughter
were getting into their car after a visit to the bank in Owl road,
when unidentified gunmen opened fire on them, Netcare911 spokesperson
Chris Botha said.
"Paramedics arrived within minutes of receiving the call, and
tragically found that the aged gentleman had passed away due to the
extensive injuries that he had sustained," he said.
His granddaughter was shot in the chest and transferred to the
Netcare Union hospital for the treatment.-Sapa
|Address:||Outside bank in Alberton|
|Crime Date/Time:||28 May 2010, 00:05 AM|
|Reported By:||Report A Crime|
|Reported Date:||28 May 2010, 14:05 PM|